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The monument is planned to be put in order in 2022-2023.

Experts have begun to develop a project to repair the monument to Mstislav Rostropovich. The monument was erected in 2012 at the intersection of Bryusov and Eliseevsky Lane, sculptor Alexander Rukavishnikov and architect Igor Voskresensky became its authors.

The monument is a bronze sculpture of a musician playing the cello. It is installed on a bronze and granite pedestal.

“By order of the Moscow City Heritage Site, a project is being developed to repair the monument to the great musician Mstislav Rostropovich. Now experts are studying and describing the features and condition of the monument. This data will form the basis of the documentation. During the renovation, the craftsmen will update the surface of the monument and remove the pollution, ”commented the head of the capital

Department of Cultural Heritage Alexey Emelyanov.

When the project is ready and it is approved by the Moscow City Heritage Site, it will be possible to start work. It is planned that the work will be carried out in 2022-2023.

Monuments in the capital are regularly put in order – in the spring, for example, all monuments are washed. Repair if necessary. In the coming years, it is planned to update the monuments to the statesman Peter Stolypin, Composer and conductor Alexander Alexandrov, aircraft designer Alexander Yakovlev, Astronaut Yuri Gagarinand other public figures.

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